This is a basketball slang. The hoop is the goal in the game, fastened on a board above the players' heads at either end of the basketball court. If you take something to the hoop, you are successful and drive whatever it is all the way to the goal.
they sometimes will count the first couple beats outloud so everyone else knows the tempo-and then count the rest of the song in their heads
To protect their heads!
No, you can't get HIV from sweat and bumping heads.
The All American Red Heads were a professional women's basketball team. They were formed in 1936 and played until 1986. The team got their name from the wife of the teams creator who owned several hair salons in the southern US.
They use their heads
Because their helmets were made out of leather, and the players who played the game were really tough men. Physically and mentally.
its impossible not to have a head you have to have one
The building rose high above their heads. He was the manager directly above him.
Yes, they can
Yes to. Keep. Their. Heads. Safe
blue as the sky above are heads :)
"He went above and beyond the call of duty." "The kite soared far above our heads."
To protect their heads from injuries.
Yes, they do.
No, swans have lungs just like you and I and can only breathe air when their heads are above the water.
they would raise them above their heads
Tongues of fire
Because they are the angels.
Yes, this is true. About 20 km above is the ozone layer.
The reason why it is important to swim with your head above water is so you can easily see the positioning of other players while swimming. If you swim with your head in the water, you will not recognise a scoring opportunity immediately and you will not be able to see where your opponents and team mates are.
Probably to protect their heads.
2 on on each side of their heads, above their eyes
Nothing. The correct expression is HEAD AND SHOULDERS above the crowd - it's as if you were so tall that you were that far above everyone else.
Sure. Cyclists are moving at speed, with their heads at a height above ground. If they fall, they may bang their heads.